VideoThe host of this segment interviews a SC quilter of exceptional talent, Peggie Hartwell. They discuss how quilting can be used in the classrooms to help students synthesize complex ideas, emotions and...
Visual & Performing Arts
View these videos for an up-close view of art and artists. This section includes painters, sculptors, graphic arts, photographers and also traditional artistry like basketry and woodworking.
Voices on Cloth: Quilting for the Classroom: Peggie Hartwell | ABC Lessons | Arts Grow SC Resources
Voices on Cloth: The Quilt of Consciousness: Peggie Hartwell | ABC Lessons | Arts Grow SC Resources
VideoPeggie uses quilting to bring out complex ideas centered on social justice & racial discrimination.
Voices on Cloth: The Art of Quilting: Peggie Hartwell | ABC Lessons | Arts Grow SC Resources
VideoPeggie shares her story and how she has used quilting to tell stories.
The Colors of Earth: Making Paint from Plants: Kristy Bishop | ABC Lessons | Arts Grow SC Resources
VideoHumans have been making paints and inks from nature for millennia. Kristy Bishop will demonstrate how to make lake pigments and turn them into paint. A lake is a pigment that has been extracted from a...
The Colors of Earth: Cassava and Clay Resist Dyeing with Indigo: Kristy Bishop | ABC Lessons | Arts Grow SC Resources
VideoUsing cassava (aka yuka or manioc) flour and a clay paste, Kristy Bishop will demonstrate how to apply these mediums to fabric for resist dyeing. Both the cassava and clay can be applied to fabric by...
The Colors of Earth: Indigo Dyeing and its Role in SC: Kristy Bishop | ABC Lessons | Arts Grow SC Resources
VideoIndigo is the rich and beautiful blue dye that comes from the indigo plant. In SC, Indigofera suffruticosa was grown on plantations as a cash crop sold to England during the 18th century. This blue...
Creating Poetry and a Portrait with Allison Pitre | Asynchronous Studio Lessons
VideoAllison Pitre (Meadowfield Elementary School) leads an art lesson on creating poetry in a portrait, which is half of a portrait, containing a poem in the background.
Textured Seascapes with Allison Pitre | Asynchronous Studio Lessons
VideoAllison Pitre (Meadowfield Elementary School) leads an art lesson on creating textured seascapes.
Mask Portraits with Carlon Steller | Asynchronous Studio Lessons
VideoCarlon Steller (Beck Academy) leads an art lesson on making mask portraits.
Pinecones and Watercolors with Sharri Duncan | Asynchronous Studio Lessons
VideoSharri Duncan (John W. Moore Middle School) teaches an art lesson about observational drawing and water coloring.